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Factbox: Where Republican U.S. senators stand on healthcare bill

Factbox: Where Republican U.S. senators stand on healthcare bill

Published 24/06/2017

U.S. Senate Republicans' legislation to overhaul Obamacare hit roadblocks almost as soon as it was unveiled: opposition from all 48 Democratic and independent senators and four conservative Republican lawmakers, as well as skepticism from several other Republicans.

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Factbox: How Senate, House Obamacare overhaul bills compare

Factbox: How Senate, House Obamacare overhaul bills compare

Published 23/06/2017

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks after Senate Republicans unveiled their version of legislation that would replace Obamacare on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

After weeks of discussions behind closed doors, the U.S. Senate unveiled a draft of its healthcare bill on Thursday that would overhaul the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare.

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Factbox for Brooks Koepka

Factbox for Brooks Koepka

Published 19/06/2017

Factbox for Brooks Koepka, who won the U.S. Open at Erin Hills on Sunday:

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Factbox: Winners in key categories for Broadway`s Tony Awards

Factbox: Winners in key categories for Broadway`s Tony Awards

Published 12/06/2017

The Tony Awards, American theater's highest honors, were handed out on Sunday at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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Player profiles: Simona Halep vs Karolina Pliskova

Player profiles: Simona Halep vs Karolina Pliskova

Published 08/06/2017

Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - June 7, 2017 Romania's Simona Halep celebrates after winning her quarter final match against Ukraine's Elina Svitolina Reuters / Gonzalo Fuentes

Here's a look at the form and previous records ahead of Thursday's semi-final clash between Romanian Simona Halep and Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic at the French Open (prefix number denotes seeding).

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Factbox: Jeter`s No. 2 joins other Yankee retired numbers

Factbox: Jeter`s No. 2 joins other Yankee retired numbers

Published 15/05/2017

May 14, 2017- Bronx, NY, USA- Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter speaks after being honored during a pre-game ceremony to retire his jersey number and unveil his plaque for monument park before the game against the Houston Astros at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory...

Derek Jeter's No. 2 jersey was retired by the New York Yankees on Sunday, marking the 21st uniform number to be retired by the fabled Major League Baseball team. Following is the list of the Yankees' retired numbers:

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Factbox: Highlights of Derek Jeter`s career

Factbox: Highlights of Derek Jeter`s career

Published 15/05/2017

Aug 13, 2016- Bronx, NY, USA- Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter stands at his position during a ceremony for the reunion of the 1996 World Series Championship Team prior to a game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hunger-USA...

Following is a list of highlights achieved by former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, whose uniform No. 2 was retired by the Major League Baseball club on Sunday:

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Factbox: The 11 candidates being considered for FBI director

Factbox: The 11 candidates being considered for FBI director

Published 14/05/2017

U.S. President Donald Trump is considering 11 people to replace fired FBI Director James Comey, according to a White House official, and the Department of Justice will begin interviewing people on Friday or during the weekend.

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Factbox: The future of FBI`s Russia probe after Comey firing

Factbox: The future of FBI`s Russia probe after Comey firing

Published 10/05/2017

President Donald Trump's dismissal of Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey has raised questions about the future of the agency's probe into Russian attempts to sway the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion with Trump's campaign.

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Factbox: The ups and downs of U.S. men`s 4x100m relays

Factbox: The ups and downs of U.S. men`s 4x100m relays

Published 20/04/2017

2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Final - Men's 4 x 100m Relay Final - Olympic Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 19/08/2016. Mike Rodgers (USA) Justin Gatlin (USA) and Tyson Gay (USA) of USA react as they realise they have been disqualified REUTERS/David Gray

With the IAAF World Relays scheduled for Saturday and Sunday in the Bahamas, a look at how the U.S. men's 4x100 meters relay teams have finished by event in the 15 global competitions since 2000.

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